Founder Institute

Digital Penang, Founder Institute partner to accelerate funding ecosystem for Penang startups 
Aims to transform development ideas into viable businesses Programme will lead to creation of new startups in Penang
Indonesian insurance firm FWD Life, Founder Institute host FWD Hackathon
FWD Life encourages youth to change the community’s perspective about insurance through digital innovation.
Founder Institute ready to kick off fifth semester
Pre-launch global accelerator programme puts out a call for potential founders for its latest Malaysian cohort.
MDeC announces ‘MSC Malaysia for Startups,’ support from MaGIC
Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) has officially launched the MSC Malaysia for Startups programme to facilitate and accelerate local startups in obtaining MSC Malaysia status.
MDeC and Founder Institute to send 4 startups to Silicon Valley
The Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) and Kuala Lumpur Founder Institute (KLFI) have announced that four Malaysian startups will be selected to go to the Silicon Valley under the MSC Malaysia Global Linkages Programme.
Democratising education with Learnemy
To get her startup off the ground, Elisha Tan learned how to code using Ruby On Rails. Now the Learnemy founder hopes to democratise the way new skills are learnt in Singapore with a peer-to-peer marketplace to help teachers and learners connect outside of the classroom.
Digerati50: Quietly helping others in the ecosystem
ICT veteran believes that everyone should learn to work for him or herself and not depend on others for a living Spends time helping next generation of startups via Founder Institute Kuala Lumpur
Your startup life in 2014
Founder Institute director Jeffrey Paine talks about the much-neglected part of an entrepreneur’s journey – taking care of yourself and your loved ones.
Women in tech ... or the lack thereof
Gender gap in ICT field and tech startup space still evident, but women in the space persevere  Female Founder Fellowship launched for FI Spring Semester in KL; application deadline Feb 9
Founder Institute to kick off 2nd semester
Application deadline on March 2, test fee waived for early birds applying before Feb 9 Series of recruitment and information-sharing events taking place Jan 20-Feb 24
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